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UBA’s Leo Launched On WhatsApp

Pan-African Financial Institution, United Bank for Africa (UBA) who recently clinched the Euromoney awards as the Best Digital Bank in Africa, is once again asserting itself as a pace setter, moving in leaps and bounds in unchartered territory. UBA’s chat banker, Leo has launched in pilot mode on WhatsApp and will be fully available to […]

More Accolades For Leo: UBA Emerges Best Institution In Digital Banking Across Africa

Pan-African financial services group, United Bank for Africa Plc, has once again made an addition to its growing list of enviable laurels as it was named Africa’s best bank  in the Digital category at the prestigious Euromoney awards in London.  This further lends credence to UBA’s dominance in the digital banking space. The Euromoney awards ceremony which […]


UBA, GTBank, Zenith Among 1,000 Global Banks’

Nigeria’s tier one banks, the United Bank for Africa Plc (UBA), Guaranty Trust Bank Plc (GTBank), Zenith Bank Plc, First Bank of Nigeria Limited and Access Bank Plc have been listed among African lenders, including Ecobank Transnational Inc, according to The Banker magazine’s 2018 1000 global banks ranking. A statement by The Banker magazine on Monday […]

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UBA To Reward Loyal Customers In ‘Refer-A-Friend’ Campaign

Pan-African Financial Services Institution, United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc will be rewarding its loyal customers who refer friends and family to the bank in its new diaspora campaign. The campaign is designed to reward customers of the bank who refer their Diaspora friends/relatives to open a UBA account. Specifically, this campaign will last for three […]

UBA Innovates With Another First ‘Uba Learn’ Targeted At Empowering Students

The pan-African Financial Institution, United Bank for Africa(UBA) has introduced a unique and innovative product, called ‘UBA Learn’ targeted at helping students achieve all round academic success. The Product, an online Learning Platform for students powered by Roducate, was launched yesterday, May 17, 2018 with particular emphasis on helping students within the age range of 5-16years and 17-24 attain […]

UBA Kenya To Leverage On Group’s Capacity To Finance Large Ticket Transactions In Kenya, Says Emeke Iweriebor, CEO East & Southern Africa

United Bank for Africa, a leading pan-African financial institution with operations in 20 African countries has assured the players in the private and public sectors in East Africa’s largest economy that its Kenyan franchise is ready and committed to finance key projects and business transactions capable of galvanising the economic development of the country and […]

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UBA Holds 2018 Chairman’s Forum, Seeks Strengthening Of Corporate Governance Across Board

Pan- African financial Institution, United Bank for Africa Plc, last thursday,  ended its annual Group Chairman’s Forum, a platform for group integration, re-strategising and knowledge sharing with the overall aim of puting the bank on firm standing to actualize its goals and targets for the financial year. The theme of this year’s forum was focused […]

UBA Grows Profits to N26.6bn in First Quarter

United Bank for Africa Group (UBA) has released its unaudited first quarter results, showing significant growth across major income lines.  Following a sterling performance in the 2017 financial year, UBA Group delivered another impressive 18% percent year-on-year growth in gross earnings in the first three months of 2018. Leveraging on strong growth in both interest […]

Shareholders Okay UBA’s N22.3bn Dividend

The shareholders of United Bank for Africa, UBA Plc have unanimously endorsed its Board of Directors proposed dividend of N22.3 billion for the financial year ended December, 2017. The total dividend translates to a total of 85 kobo per share. The shareholders at the bank’s 56th Annual General Meeting, AGM held on Monday commended the Board […]


UBA Expands London Presence, Secures Wholesale Banking Licence

The United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc on Tuesday announced that its London subsidiary has obtained regulatory permission to carry out wholesale banking activities in the United Kingdom. Following the authorisation, a statement from the bank stated that UBA is now the only African bank to conduct banking activities in New York and London, as […]